Finance Jobs in the North of England

Financial
England > North of England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies in the North of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Finance over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 8 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2,544 3,214 3,076
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 12.67% 20.45% 16.26%
As % of the General category 23.72% 29.74% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,713 1,533 1,696
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,200 £33,211
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.73% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £71,222 £71,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £84,964 £82,548 £83,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £69,447 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.40% +2.88% +3.85%

All General Skills
North of England

Finance falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in the North of England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 10,726 10,806 11,001
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 53.42% 68.77% 58.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7,653 4,981 6,130
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £27,750
25th Percentile £33,609 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £51,573 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.90% +3.15% +7.76%
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,772 £80,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the North of England

Finance
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in the North of England.

Salary trend for Finance in the North of England

Finance
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Finance in the North of England

Finance
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North of England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North West -1 1,474 £52,500 -5.41% 424
Yorkshire -4 794 £55,000 - 196
North East +2 276 £50,000 -9.09% 94
Finance
England

Finance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (3.18%) Confluence
2 77 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 51 (2.00%) Microsoft Exchange
4 38 (1.49%) SAS
5 30 (1.18%) Apache
6 24 (0.94%) IIS
7 15 (0.59%) CMS
8 12 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.39%) Apache Airflow
10 8 (0.31%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.20%) WordPress
12 4 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.079%) nginx
13 2 (0.079%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.039%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.039%) Jetty
14 1 (0.039%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.039%) OpenStack
Applications
1 266 (10.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 190 (7.47%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.079%) Fusion 360
7 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.039%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.039%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.039%) Trello
Business Applications
1 31 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.14%) NEC Housing
3 28 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
4 20 (0.79%) NetSuite
4 20 (0.79%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.59%) Sage X3
5 15 (0.59%) SAP CO
5 15 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
6 14 (0.55%) iTrent
7 13 (0.51%) Infor SunSystems
7 13 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.35%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.31%) BPCS
10 8 (0.31%) Sage 200
10 8 (0.31%) SAP IBP
11 7 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (0.28%) SAP BPC
12 6 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.24%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 386 (15.17%) Azure
2 254 (9.98%) Power Platform
3 191 (7.51%) AWS
4 149 (5.86%) Microsoft 365
5 103 (4.05%) Dynamics 365
6 93 (3.66%) GCP
7 65 (2.56%) Azure DevOps
8 62 (2.44%) Entra ID
9 61 (2.40%) SaaS
10 39 (1.53%) Serverless
11 35 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (1.38%) Power Automate
12 33 (1.30%) PowerApps
13 26 (1.02%) GitHub
14 22 (0.86%) IaaS
15 19 (0.75%) Azure Logic Apps
16 18 (0.71%) Amazon S3
17 15 (0.59%) Google Analytics
18 14 (0.55%) Azure Service Bus
18 14 (0.55%) OCI
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.30%) Firewall
2 48 (1.89%) Internet
2 48 (1.89%) WAN
3 39 (1.53%) LAN
4 31 (1.22%) SAN
5 29 (1.14%) VPN
6 26 (1.02%) DNS
7 25 (0.98%) Network Security
8 22 (0.86%) DHCP
9 21 (0.83%) Wireless
10 18 (0.71%) TCP/IP
11 15 (0.59%) Broadband
11 15 (0.59%) IPsec
11 15 (0.59%) SNMP
12 13 (0.51%) SD-WAN
13 12 (0.47%) iSCSI
13 12 (0.47%) Software-Defined Radio
14 11 (0.43%) NAS
14 11 (0.43%) VoIP
15 10 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (8.22%) Power BI
2 128 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
3 112 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 56 (2.20%) Tableau
5 39 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (1.34%) Data Lake
6 34 (1.34%) MongoDB
7 30 (1.18%) Metadata
8 28 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
9 25 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (0.83%) Oracle Database
12 20 (0.79%) Relational Database
13 19 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (0.71%) NoSQL
15 17 (0.67%) BigQuery
15 17 (0.67%) Data Mining
16 16 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (0.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 14 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 138 (5.42%) JIRA
2 77 (3.03%) Git
3 32 (1.26%) GitLab
4 20 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 17 (0.67%) Selenium
6 16 (0.63%) Appium
7 11 (0.43%) JMeter
8 9 (0.35%) JUnit
9 8 (0.31%) CircleCI
9 8 (0.31%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.24%) SonarQube
12 5 (0.20%) JetBrains Rider
12 5 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.16%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.16%) Cypress.io
13 4 (0.16%) IBM UrbanCode
13 4 (0.16%) MSTest
13 4 (0.16%) NUnit
13 4 (0.16%) Postman
General
1 894 (35.14%) Social Skills
2 329 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
3 281 (11.05%) Legal
4 269 (10.57%) Retail
5 245 (9.63%) Banking
6 236 (9.28%) Public Sector
7 135 (5.31%) Marketing
8 115 (4.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 112 (4.40%) Presentation Skills
10 101 (3.97%) Manufacturing
11 81 (3.18%) Law
12 77 (3.03%) Organisational Skills
13 70 (2.75%) Local Government
14 56 (2.20%) Billing
15 55 (2.16%) Influencing Skills
16 31 (1.22%) Police
17 30 (1.18%) Telecoms
18 22 (0.86%) Publishing
19 18 (0.71%) Games
20 17 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 387 (15.21%) Senior
2 380 (14.94%) Analyst
3 372 (14.62%) Lead
4 240 (9.43%) Developer
5 179 (7.04%) Architect
6 135 (5.31%) Project Manager
7 121 (4.76%) Consultant
8 97 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
9 88 (3.46%) Financial Analyst
10 85 (3.34%) Business Manager
11 73 (2.87%) Development Manager
11 73 (2.87%) Senior Developer
12 69 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
13 58 (2.28%) Administrator
14 55 (2.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 55 (2.16%) IT Manager
15 53 (2.08%) Business Development Manager
16 50 (1.97%) Software Engineer
17 49 (1.93%) Product Manager
17 49 (1.93%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (5.11%) .NET
2 67 (2.63%) React
3 64 (2.52%) HTML
4 58 (2.28%) REST
5 54 (2.12%) CSS
6 42 (1.65%) ASP.NET
7 39 (1.53%) .NET Framework
8 35 (1.38%) JSON
9 34 (1.34%) Node.js
9 34 (1.34%) RESTful
10 33 (1.30%) Web Services
11 32 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (1.22%) .NET Core
13 25 (0.98%) AngularJS
14 24 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (0.86%) Kafka
16 20 (0.79%) YAML
17 18 (0.71%) Entity Framework
18 16 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (0.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 128 (5.03%) Management Information System
2 113 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (2.63%) PMI
4 65 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 62 (2.44%) Product Ownership
6 55 (2.16%) NHS
7 46 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (1.77%) Data Centre
9 43 (1.69%) Mobile App
10 36 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 35 (1.38%) Housing Association
12 31 (1.22%) Credit Risk
13 25 (0.98%) Data Structures
14 22 (0.86%) Onboarding
15 19 (0.75%) Driving Licence
16 18 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
16 18 (0.71%) Social Media
17 15 (0.59%) FMCG
18 14 (0.55%) Reinsurance
18 14 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 183 (7.19%) Windows
2 92 (3.62%) Linux
3 46 (1.81%) Windows Server
4 33 (1.30%) Unix
5 28 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
7 23 (0.90%) Android
8 22 (0.86%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.63%) Windows Server 2019
10 15 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
11 14 (0.55%) Windows Vista
12 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone
14 8 (0.31%) Apple iOS
14 8 (0.31%) Solaris
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.079%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.039%) CentOS
17 1 (0.039%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (23.62%) Agile
2 451 (17.73%) Problem-Solving
3 444 (17.45%) Coaching
4 396 (15.57%) Mentoring
5 344 (13.52%) Roadmaps
6 287 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
7 279 (10.97%) Project Management
8 258 (10.14%) Customer Service
9 228 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 198 (7.78%) Decision-Making
11 181 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 178 (7.00%) DevOps
13 176 (6.92%) ITIL
14 166 (6.53%) Data Management
15 162 (6.37%) Business Development
16 160 (6.29%) ERP
17 159 (6.25%) Project Delivery
18 158 (6.21%) Analytics
19 153 (6.01%) Data Governance
20 151 (5.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (14.39%) SQL
2 149 (5.86%) C#
3 146 (5.74%) Python
4 121 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 82 (3.22%) PowerShell
6 61 (2.40%) TypeScript
7 57 (2.24%) Java
8 31 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 21 (0.83%) PHP
10 15 (0.59%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 15 (0.59%) Shell Script
11 13 (0.51%) VBA
12 11 (0.43%) Kotlin
13 10 (0.39%) C
13 10 (0.39%) R
13 10 (0.39%) VBScript
14 9 (0.35%) Bash
14 9 (0.35%) Bicep
15 8 (0.31%) C++
15 8 (0.31%) Rust
Qualifications
1 278 (10.93%) Degree
2 83 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 79 (3.11%) ACCA
4 77 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 75 (2.95%) DBS Check
6 49 (1.93%) CIMA
7 47 (1.85%) SC Cleared
8 39 (1.53%) PMP
9 35 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 29 (1.14%) Azure Certification
10 29 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (1.02%) Master's Degree
12 23 (0.90%) CAPM
13 22 (0.86%) AWS Certification
14 20 (0.79%) APMP
14 20 (0.79%) CISSP
14 20 (0.79%) PgMP
15 17 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (0.67%) HNC
15 17 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (3.97%) GDPR
2 99 (3.89%) QA
3 98 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 83 (3.26%) SLA
5 51 (2.00%) IFRS
6 45 (1.77%) Accessibility
7 33 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 32 (1.26%) PMO
9 29 (1.14%) NIST
10 28 (1.10%) GAAP
11 22 (0.86%) IFRS 9
12 18 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
13 13 (0.51%) GRC
14 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
14 9 (0.35%) PCI DSS
15 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 7 (0.28%) PSD2
17 6 (0.24%) NCSC
17 6 (0.24%) NEBOSH
18 5 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 140 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 54 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.77%) Docker
4 31 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 24 (0.94%) RACF
6 17 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.28%) IAG
10 4 (0.16%) XenApp
10 4 (0.16%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.039%) KVM
Systems Management
1 52 (2.04%) Terraform
2 44 (1.73%) Kubernetes
3 36 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 27 (1.06%) Ansible
5 21 (0.83%) SCCM
6 18 (0.71%) Prometheus
7 15 (0.59%) vCenter Server
8 14 (0.55%) ZABBIX
9 12 (0.47%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 12 (0.47%) Opsgenie
9 12 (0.47%) VxRail
10 9 (0.35%) AirWatch
11 8 (0.31%) Grafana
11 8 (0.31%) Progress Chef
12 5 (0.20%) Kibana
13 4 (0.16%) Nmap
14 3 (0.12%) SCOM
14 3 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
15 2 (0.079%) Jamf Pro
15 2 (0.079%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 548 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 119 (4.68%) SAP
3 88 (3.46%) Google
4 80 (3.14%) Oracle
4 80 (3.14%) VMware
5 53 (2.08%) NEC
6 40 (1.57%) CA
7 38 (1.49%) Virgin Media
8 37 (1.45%) Atlassian
9 34 (1.34%) ServiceNow
10 33 (1.30%) Cisco
11 30 (1.18%) Splunk
12 29 (1.14%) Citrix
13 28 (1.10%) Sage
14 27 (1.06%) NetApp
15 24 (0.94%) CyberArk
15 24 (0.94%) MuleSoft
16 21 (0.83%) Dell
16 21 (0.83%) Fortinet
17 20 (0.79%) Salesforce